Alaska Firefighters to Remember Arizona Peers

The Anchorage Fire Department and other organizations are taking part in a ceremony Wednesday to remember peers who have died in the line of duty.

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by Associated Press

 ANCHORAGE- The Anchorage Fire Department and other organizations are taking part in a ceremony Wednesday to remember peers who have died in the line of duty.

Anchorage Fire Department officials say among those to be remembered are 19 wild-land firefighters killed in Arizona this summer.
At the end of the Alaska Fallen Firefighter Memorial event, a special bell ceremony will honor Alaska firefighters who have been killed in the line of duty.
The event is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Alaska Fallen Firefighter Memorial downtown.